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1199709 - Error: "BODI-850217:StartJob() : al_engine does not have execute permission" when launching job with UNIX Job Server - SAP Data Services 14.2


  • After installation and configuration of your job server on UNIX (Linux, Solaris or AIX), you are unable to run a job from SAP Data Services Designer nor from the SAP Data Services Management Console.
  • In the log file server_eventlog.txt, the following error message appears: "BODI-850217: StartJob(): al_engine does not have execute permission".
  • You have confirmed the permissions for the the SAP Data Services user and the job server is up and running.



  • SAP Data Services 14.2
  • UNIX-Like system


SAP Data Services 4.2


german al_engine , 4343947 , KBA , EIM-DS-EXE , Job Execution , Problem

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